The SFU Local Food Project collaborates with the Fraser Region Harvest Box program to bring fresh, affordable, nutritious, and local produce to campus twice a month. We need friendly, helpful, and engaging volunteers to maintain the program throughout the Summer semester, helping with a variety of jobs before, during, and after Harvest Box distribution hours. For more information on the Harvest Box, check out our website.
Back for it’s 4th season, the SFU Pocket Farmers Market is returning on May 11 2011 to bring fresh and local food to campus every week! We need passionate, friendly, and engaging volunteer interns to maintain the program throughout the summer (set up, take down, selling produce, etc), helping with a variety of jobs before, during, and after the weekly market. This is a great position for those who want to increase their involvement in sustainable community development and local food. For more information, check out the SFU Local Food website for more information on the Pocket Farmers Market. Click here to read the full job description and review the application process. Application deadline April 25, 2011.
Harvest Box Manager – May-August
The Harvest Box Manager is a new position! The Manager responsibilities include communicating with existing Harvest Box customers to provide reminders for distribution days, contributing to the Harvest Box newsletter and recipes, assisting with displays and merchandising, and providing support for promotions and marketing. We are looking for an Intern that will bring enthusiasm, creativity, and a passion for communication and marketing to the program. Click here to read the entire job description and application process. Application deadline May 2, 2011.
Harvest Box Assistant – May-August
An integral component of the Harvest Box program, our Assistants play a vital role on Harvest Box distribution days on the second and last Thursday of each month. Harvest Box Assistants handle customer service and help with set up, take down, and merchandising on Harvest Box distribution days – they are the face of the Harvest Box program! We are looking for friendly, helpful, and engaging volunteers to join the team. Click here to read the entire job description and application process. Application deadline May 2, 2011.